ARP- Education Resources (Information Library)

ARP Election Form

ARP Operations Manual

Outlines the details of the Alternative Retirement Plan, including its purpose, eligibility requirements, contributions rates and administration guidelines. The “Plan documents” for the ARP consist of the following items:         

  1. The statutory sections in the Educational Retirement Act that govern the ARP (NMSA 1978, §§ 22-11-47 through 52);
  2. Sections 401(a) and 501(a) of the Internal Revenue Code (IRC) regarding governmental retirement plans, as defined in IRC § 414(d); and
  3. The ARP Operations Manual.

ARP Committee Charter

Outlines the duties and responsibilities of the ARP Committee as they relate to the operation of the ARP.

ARP Investment Policy

Outlines the objectives which guide the ARP Committee in its selection and monitoring of the investment options in the ARP.


Questions regarding investment lineup, portfolio selection and fees for the ARP should be directed to the appropriate carrier:
TIAA Website Telephone 800-842-2252
Fidelity Website Telephone 800-835-5097


Managing the retirement assets of New Mexico Educators since 1957.

Contact Information

Santa Fe
(Main Office)

Member Services Contact Form

Physical Address
701 Camino de los Marquez
Santa Fe, NM 87505

Mailing Address
PO Box 26129
Santa Fe, NM 87502

1(866) 691-2345

Main Office
(505) 827-8030

(505) 827-1855

Albuquerque Office
Email or call ahead for an appointment.

Member Services Contact Form

Physical Address
8500 Menaul Blvd. NE, Suite B-450
Albuquerque, NM 87112

(505) 888-1560

(505) 830-2976

NMERB Publications